Senior Associate


  • Proficient in CAD programs such as AutoCAD and Revit
  • Electrical Distribution Design
  • Technology Systems Design
  • Lighting/Controls Design
  • WiFi Design and Survey
  • Mission Critical Data Center Design and Auditing
  • Construction Administration
  • Project Management
  • Site Surveying


Jake Budnick, Senior Associate supports various design teams at Engineering PLUS with CAD needs and electrical design across a wide range of projects.


Received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Northern Illinois University in 2018.


  • Blue Cross Blue Shield: Data Center Support – Illinois and Texas
    • CAD design support for maintaining/improving data center operations. Perform electrical/IT surveys of existing equipment.
  • Navistar: Generator Design – Alabama, Oklahoma, Ohio and Tennessee
    • CAD design support of critical backup generators and related infrastructure for manufacturing spaces, data centers and office spaces.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield: Construction Support – Illinois, Maine and Texas
    • Conduct site-visits of ongoing construction projects and report construction progress to client. Coordinate network equipment delivery/install with communications contractors. Create patching matrixes and performing punch walks of sites.
  • Qurate Retail Group: Office and Warehouse design – Pennsylvania
    • CAD design for IT infrastructure, audio visual systems, access point layout and security for a ~340,000 sq. ft. office space and ~1,700,000 sq. ft. warehouse.